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to president lincoln which the president used four years ago when he was sworn in. but he'll also be bringing a bible that belonged to the rev. martin luther king jr that's fitting because the ceremony takes place on martin luther king jr.'s day. the president will be surrounded by his family and his friends. some of the best seats in the house will go to invited guests of the president. the supreme court justices, the joint chiefs of staff. congressional leaders. and i'll tell you who else has a great seat tomorrow, scott. that's the brooklyn tabernacle choir. you'll see them up in those bleachers just above where the swearing-in is taking place. they're up there right now because they rehearsed earlier today. now they're just taking in the great view watching james taylor rehearse who was out here just a few minutes ago and sounded wonderful. he's singing "america the beautiful." scott >> pelley: nancy, thank you very much. as we prepare to say good-bye to you this morning let's have one more look at the swearing-in of the president in the blue room of the white house that took place just m
the country had reached a higher degree of comfort and security than at any time in history. oops! but lincoln got it so right, his with malice towards none, charity for all, was more than a speech. it was a life guide. yet, no more powerful than roosevelt's "the only thing we have to fear is fear itself." and no less inspiring than kennedy's "ask not what your country can do for you. but what you can do for your country." as the nation was dividing into political parties, jefferson wander, "we are all republicans. we are all federalists." still, so true. and it was the first george bush who looked out at the crowd and said, "we meet on democracy's front porch on a day when our nation is made whole, when our differences for a moment are suspended." just think, if we could keep that feeling going for a while, who knows what great things might still be done. back in a moment. [ male announcer ] you are a busin omnipotent of opportunity. you know how to mix business... with business. and you...rent from national. because only national lets you choose any car in the aisle. and go. you can even tak
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